Syllabus/achievement requirements

Pensum Texts

Derolez, Albert: The Palaeography of Gothic Manuscript Books. From the Twelfth to the Early Sixteenth Century, 2003. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Guðvarður Már Gunnlaugsson. 2005. Manuscripts and Palaeography. In: Rory McTurk (ed.), A Companion to Old Norse-Icelandic Literature and Culture. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers. Pp. 245–264.

Haugen, Odd Einar (ed.): Handbok i norrøn filologi, Bergen: Fagbokforlaget.

  • Haugen, Odd Einar. 2004b. Paleografi. In: Odd Einar Haugen (ed.), Handbok i norrøn filologi. Bergen: Fagbokforlaget. Pp. 175–214.

  • Jørgensen, Jon Gunnar. 2004. Håndskrift- og arkivkunnskap. In: Odd Einar Haugen (ed.), Handbok i norrøn filologi. Bergen: Fagbokforlaget. Pp. 27–79.

Further reading

Bischoff, Bernhard. 1990. Latin Palaeography. Antiquity & the Middle Ages. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Hreinn Benediktsson.1965. Early Icelandic Script as Illustrated in Vernacular Texts from the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries. (Íslenzk handrit. Icelandic Manuscripts. Series in Folio, Vol. II) Reykjavík.

Brøndum-Nielsen, Johannes (red.). 1944–54. Paleografi. A. Danmarkog Sverige; B. Norge og Island. (Nordisk kultur XXVIII) Stockholm, Oslo, København.

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